08/09/2015 11:35AM

Beyer: Thanks to Ben’s Cat, Leatherbury gets his due


SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – In a career spanning nearly six decades, King T. Leatherbury has been one of the most consistent and prolific race-winning trainers in the history of the Thoroughbred sport. He is one of only five members of his profession with more than 6,000 victories. Yet until Friday, his feats had gone unrecognized by the Racing Hall of Fame.